Heads 'fear for pupil mental health'

Pupils’ mental health tops head teachers’ concerns By Hannah Richardson BBC News education reporter 20 July 2015 From the section Education & Family Cyberbullying and domestic violence were concerns for... Read More

Plan for 'world class' cancer care

Cancer diagnosis ‘within four weeks’ under new care plan By Nick Triggle Health correspondent 18 July 2015 From the section Health A chest X-ray showing cancer in the right lung... Read More

NHS staff post #ImInWorkJeremy photos

#ImInWorkJeremy: NHS staff post weekend working photos 18 July 2015 From the section UK Rod Hammett tweeted that he was in the middle of an 80-hour shift and still smiling... Read More

Restaurants 'should reveal calories'

Calories in restaurant and pub food ‘should be displayed’ 18 July 2015 From the section Health Food may contain hidden calories Every restaurant, pub and cinema chain should be displaying... Read More

Care costs cap delayed until 2020

Care costs cap delayed until 2020 By Nick Triggle Health correspondent 17 July 2015 From the section Health The government says its flagship policy to cap care costs in England... Read More

Sugar intake 'should be halved'

Scientific experts: Sugar intake ‘should be halved’ 17 July 2015 From the section Health Too much sugar is linked to tooth decay and obesity A committee of scientific experts is... Read More

Europe rejects right-to-die case

Right-to-die campaigners’ case rejected in Europe 16 July 2015 From the section England Tony Nicklinson suffered from locked-in syndrome and died in 2012 A bid by UK campaigners to overturn... Read More

Doctors 'must back seven-day working'

Doctors: Hunt willing to impose seven-day working By Nick Triggle Health correspondent 16 July 2015 From the section Health Health Secretary Jeremy Hunt is prepared to impose seven-day working on... Read More

Patients sent 'hundreds of miles'

Mental health patients sent ‘hundreds of miles’ for care By Michael Buchanan Social Affairs Correspondent, BBC News 15 July 2015 From the section UK Some patients had to travel up... Read More

Many patients 'face lack of dignity'

Many NHS hospital patients complain of ‘lack of dignity’ 15 July 2015 From the section Health The survey found those who needed help at mealtimes did not always receive it... Read More